Rijks Country House to open braai bar in Tulbagh!


Braai bar opening soon at Rijks!

You can now enjoy relaxed, open-air dining in Tulbagh.

Coals offers a true South African braai (BBQ) experience in a farm environment. Come and enjoy fire-baked potbroode (pot breads), papballe and roosterkoek as it cooks alongside steak, wors, tjoppies and sosaties with freshly made salads and warm dishes to accompany beautiful wines.

Watch the sunset, and stars come out as you enjoy your meal. A true South African dining experience, not to be missed!

Require accommodation after your braai? Have a look at our recommended self-catering establishments.


About Rijks Country House:

Just 80 mins from Cape Town, Rijk’s Country House is set on the award winning Rijk’s Wine Estate and is surrounded by vineyards and the majestic Witzenberg, Winterhoek and Obiqua Mountain ranges. Within the framework of beautiful Cape Dutch architecture, 12 luxury rooms and three cottages are individually decorated and each has a private terrace leading onto rose gardens, lawns, dam and pool.

With beautiful churches, stunning photographic opportunities and special attention to every detail, Rijk’s is the perfect winelands wedding venue and destination.

Separate conference facilities are available with space for a company product launch and team building event.

Govenor’s Restaurant serves bistro-style country cuisine and picnics are available to order. They also have fun and informative Rijk’s wine-tasting sessions in the hotel.


Boxing Day Blues Bash at Saronsberg, Tulbagh

The Boxing Day Blues Bash at Saronsberg Cellar this year features top musicians – the Robin Auld Trio, Albert Frost Trio, The Blues Broers as well as The BLACK CAT BONES

Bring a picnic, as well as your friends and family to enjoy the afternoon under the shady oaks. Beers and soft drinks available. Saronsberg Cellarwine available in the wine tasting room. 

Bring a box of unwanted gifts/bric-a-brac/clothes/kitchenware/toys for distribution by Huis Disa.

Tickets at R150 at Webtickets, and for R130 at Saronsberg Cellar until Christmas Day. Thereafter R150 at the venue. Children under 13 free. 

For queries, phone Maggie on 082 577 7711 or maggie,nagel@gmail.com